FAFSA Preparation

Click here to review the following steps required to prepare for the FAFSA:

  1. Apply for FSA ID at https://fsaid.ed.gov/npas/index.htm
  2. Contact college(s) applied to & ask for their FAFSA Priority filing date
  3. Complete 2015 taxes early
  4. Gather student & parent materials (i.e. tax forms, W-2 forms, banking info, etc.)
  5. Complete FAFSA at fafsa.gov before coellge’s priority date
  6. Expect SAR (Student Aid Report) to acknowledge form was processed
  7. Expect Financial Aid Award Notifications in spring from colleges listed on FAFSA